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::: distinct - clearly different; clearly noticed
::: cloying - distasteful (because excessive); excessively sweet or sentimental; V. cloy: become unpleasant through too much sweetness or excess
::: scurry - move hastily; hurry; move briskly
::: cogent - convincing
::: contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
::: fruition - bearing of fruit; fulfillment; realization; Ex. come to/be brought to fruition
::: compromise - adjust or settle by making mutual concessions; endanger the interests or reputation of; put into danger, disrepute, or a dishonorable position; Ex. compromise one's principle; N.
::: martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
::: slapdash - hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
::: portend - foretell; presage; be a sign or warning of; N. portent: sign; omen; forewarning